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Fedora Core 5 2006-1277: elinks Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the elinks package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-1277 (elinks).
Links is a text-based Web browser. Links does not display any images,
but it does support frames, tables and most other HTML tags. Links'
advantage over graphical browsers is its speed--Links starts and exits
quickly and swiftly displays Web pages.
Update information :
* Tue Nov 21 2006 Karel Zak 0.11.0-2.4
- fix #215734: CVE-2006-5925 elinks smb protocol arbitrary file access
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High
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